About Out Loud

Out Loud About this Project (drop down and Out Loud Page)   Boy, I’ve struggled with how to introduce this project. On the one hand, it’s an important and potent set of stories about church, school, and family abuse, all occurring within – and to be honest,...

about me

Hello hello! I am glad you’ve landed here. It’s a little challenging to introduce myself in the void of the internet, but here’s what I would probably tell you in person. I am: a mom of six delightful humans married to my best bud (I know, I know,...

Let’s Talk about Our Boys

When I first started this blog and my associated Facebook page at @ClaireRoiseAdvocacy, I addressed male-dominated abusive marriages within the church almost exclusively. It was a needed area of conversation; it was what I had seen; and I certainly wasn’t the only one...